35+ Years of Experience

Managing, Leasing, Developing and Planning Retail Properties

Glebe Hill Village comprises a full line supermarket and 15 specialty stores of 2,100 m2 with 300 easily accessible car parks.

A senior retail property management professional and entrepreneur offering more than 35 years of unrivalled experience in retail leasing, development and management.

Recognised by his clients and colleagues as a committed Market Leader who employs a ‘hands-on’ approach to the retail properties, with a verifiable track record of guiding the incomparable growth of several Centres in Brisbane such as Westfield Chermside, AMP, and Pacific Fair.

Founder of Queensland’s number one Retail Asset Service Company Race Property Pty Ltd, which was integrated to CBRE and now shopping Centre investor. Now giving specific advice and assistance to all owners and Developers of Shopping Centres, as well as specific Retailer assistance.

Career Snapshot

Selected Properties

Developed and owned by Tipalea Partners, Pimpama Junction opened in July, 2014.
It comprises a 5,400 m2 neighbourhood shopping centre anchored by a Woolworths supermarket with 22 specialty stores including Amcal Pharmacy, BWS, a medical precinct, discount variety store, multiple food offerings, services, gym, vet and ATMs.
Tipalea acquired this asset from the receivers in early 2015 for $19.2m and undertook a two stage redevelopment program that spanned 18 months.
The shopping centre is anchored by a Coles Supermarket and a Harvey Norman with other national retail tenants including Best & Less, The Reject Shop, Liquorland, Subway, Dominos and Bakers Delight.

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